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  • Mastering 'Metrics
    Mastering 'Metrics (English, Paperback) Joshua David Angrist, Jorn-Steffen Pischke

    Applied econometrics, known to aficionados as 'metrics, is the original data science. 'Metrics encompasses the statistical methods economists use to untangle cause and effect in human affairs. Through accessible discussion and with a dose of kung fu-themed humor, Mastering 'Metrics presents the essential tools of econometric research and demonstrates why econometrics is exciting and useful....

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  • 1177 B.C.
    1177 B.C. (English, Paperback) Eric H. Cline

    In 1177 B.C., marauding groups known only as the "Sea Peoples" invaded Egypt. The pharaoh's army and navy managed to defeat them, but the victory so weakened Egypt that it soon slid into decline, as did most of the surrounding civilizations. After centuries of brilliance, the civilized world of the Bronze Age came to an abrupt and cataclysmic end. Kingdoms fell like dominoes over the course of...

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  • On Human Nature
    On Human Nature (English, Hardback) Roger Scruton

    A brief, radical defense of human uniqueness from acclaimed philosopher Roger Scruton...

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  • Welcome to the Universe
    Welcome to the Universe (English, Hardback) Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss

    An introduction to the cosmos provides information on the latest advancements in astrophysics, including why Pluto is no longer a planet, how stars live and die, and the prospects for intelligent life in the universe.

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  • Irrational Exuberance
    Irrational Exuberance (English, Paperback) Robert J. Shiller

    An expert on market volatility offers a timely updated edition of his best-selling study that shows that the value of the stock market may be significantly inflated and urges cautious optimism, predicting that the market may show poorer performance in the future.

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  • Modern Classical Physics
    Modern Classical Physics (English, Hardback) Kip S. Thorne, Roger D. Blandford

    Covers the fundamental concepts and twenty-first-century applications of six major areas of classical physics that every masters- or PhD-level physicist should be exposed to, but often isn't: statistical physics, optics (waves of all sorts), elastodynamics, fluid mechanics, plasma physics, and special and general relativity and cosmology.

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  • The Book of Greek and Roman Folktales, Legends, and Myths
    The Book of Greek and Roman Folktales, Legends, and Myths (English, Hardback) William Hansen

    The first anthology ever to present the entire range of ancient Greek and Roman stories--from myths and fairy tales to jokes...

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  • Hitler's American Model
    Hitler's American Model (English, Hardback) James Q. Whitman

    How American race law provided a blueprint for Nazi Germany...

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  • Fashion, Faith, and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe
    Fashion, Faith, and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe (English, Hardback) Roger Penrose

    A leading theoretical physicist and co-author of Stephen Hawking's The Nature of Space and Time argues that today's top researchers are unduly influenced by trends, faith and fantasy at the expense of accurate science, demonstrating how string theory, quantum mechanics and cosmology have been negatively impacted.

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  • The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
    The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm (English, Paperback) Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm

    Collects the Grimm brothers' "Children's and Household Tales," a group of stories that include such famous tales as "Rapunzel," "Hansel and Gretel," and "Cinderella."

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  • Men, Women, and Chain Saws
    Men, Women, and Chain Saws (English, Paperback) Carol J. Clover

    From its first publication in 1992, Men, Women, and Chain Saws has offered a groundbreaking perspective on the creativity and influence of horror cinema since the mid-1970s. Investigating the popularity of the low-budget tradition, Carol Clover looks in particular at slasher, occult, and rape-revenge films. Although such movies have been traditionally understood as offering only sadistic pleasures...

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  • Ethics in the Real World
    Ethics in the Real World (English, Hardback) Peter Singer

    Collects short essays on the ethical aspects of an assortment of current events, covering such topics as bioethics, the treatment of animals, the sanctity of life, politics, good deeds, science, and technology.

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  • The Story of Hebrew
    The Story of Hebrew (English, Hardback) Lewis Glinert

    A unique history of the Hebrew language from biblical times to the modern Jewish state...

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  • The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
    The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm (English, Hardback) Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm

    Collects the Grimm brothers' "Children's and Household Tales," a group of stories that include such famous tales as "Rapunzel," "Hansel and Gretel," and "Cinderella."

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  • Synchronicity
    Synchronicity (English, Paperback) C. G. Jung

    Jung was intrigued from early in his career with coincidences, especially those surprising juxtapositions that scientific rationality could not adequately explain. He discussed these ideas with Albert Einstein before World War I, but first used the term 'synchronicity' in a 1930 lecture. This title presents Jung's thinking on synchronicity.

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  • A Culture of Growth
    A Culture of Growth (English, Hardback) Joel Mokyr

    " The description for this book, A Culture of Growth: The Origins of the Modern Economy, will be forthcoming. "--

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  • The Muqaddimah
    The Muqaddimah (English, Paperback) Ibn Khaldun

    The Muqaddimah, often translated as "Introduction" or "Prolegomenon," is the most important Islamic history of the premodern world. Written by the great fourteenth-century Arab scholar Ibn Khaldûn (d. 1406), this monumental work established the foundations of several fields of knowledge, including the philosophy of history, sociology, ethnography, and economics. The first complete English...

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  • Ethics in the Real World
    Ethics in the Real World (English, Paperback) Peter Singer

    Peter Singer is often described as the world's most influential philosopher. He is also one of its most controversial. The author of important books such as Animal Liberation, Practical Ethics, Rethinking Life and Death, and The Life You Can Save, he helped launch the animal rights and effective altruism movements and contributed to the development of bioethics. Now, in Ethics in the Real World,...

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  • Red
    Red (English, Hardback) Michel Pastoureau

    Translation of: Rouge: histoire d'une couleur.

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  • How Men Age
    How Men Age (English, Hardback) Richard G. Bribiescas

    The description for this book, How Men Age: What Evolution Reveals about Male Health and Mortality, will be forthcoming.

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